wait_for_stable_page (9) - Linux Man Pages

wait_for_stable_page: wait for writeback to finish, if necessary.

NAME

wait_for_stable_page - wait for writeback to finish, if necessary.

SYNOPSIS

void wait_for_stable_page(struct page page);

ARGUMENTS

page

The page to wait on.

DESCRIPTION

This function determines if the given page is related to a backing device that requires page contents to be held stable during writeback. If so, then it will wait for any pending writeback to complete.

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